Taxon profile


Astrophytum caput-medusae (Velazco & Nevarez) D. Hunt

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Cactaceae »  genus Astrophytum - astrophytum

Scientific synonyms

Digitostigma caput-medusae Velazco & Nevarez

Critically Endangered CR


Astrophytum caput-medusae

Author: Jan Kochman

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [152743]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Astrophytum caput-medusae (Velazco & Nevárez) D.R.Hunt]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Astrophytum caput-medusae D.R. Hunt]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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